India's MMTC floats tender to buy 48,000 T RBD palmolein

Last Updated: Tue, Nov 27, 2012 06:40 hrs

NEW DELHI, Nov 27 (Reuters) - Indian state-run trading company MMTC has issued a global tender to import 48,000 tonnes of refined, bleached and deodorised (RBD) palmolein, a company statement said on Tuesday.

It should be sourced from Indonesia and/or Malaysia. Arrival is sought on the country's east coast by Dec. 21. The tender closes on Dec. 4.

Separately, trade sources said MMTC cancelled a similar import tender for 48,000 tonnes of RBD palmolein. The tender closed on Nov. 26. (Reporting by Ratnajyoti Dutta; Editing by Gopakumar Warrier)

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